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Rasa Malaysian & South Indian Restaurant

200 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 7088
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“goat curry” (24 reviews)
“dosas” (21 reviews)
“murtabak” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
200 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice spot in the city, didn't have a promising look about the place when we walked in, but was surided when the service and food were quite good. The place was empty when we walked in, but was packed when we left. Obviously a well...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this lively little restaurant 18 months ago when first staying in Wellington. Liked it then so returned as new Kiwis. More South Indian than Malay but great food at affordable prices. Cosy restaurant that always gets busy, so book if possible or take your...More

1  Thank snewzr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a group of 26 people to Rasa. They did a fantastic banquet for us which was excellent value. The managed to provided multiple options even for our vegetarian, vegan, nut-free and dairy-free group members. Most of the food was new for the group...More

1  Thank rachelsophia86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a pleasant experience in this restaurant and was served well by the waitstaff (did not remember his name) they accommodated my a la carte request and even doggie-bag nicely when I could not finish my rice, which was a huge portion.

1  Thank KamalMamat
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered take out through the food delivery service 'deliver easy'. The food from rasa was amazing! Great roti bread and delicious curry! The delivery service was hassle free and food delivered promptly within the estimated time and was hot and so convenient! If in...More

Thank Matt_and_Mylo
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Nice quaint building. The serving sizes were a little small for what you pay for, but the flavors were pretty decent. The staff were nice, and the interior feels warm and friendly

Thank Reuben C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered Masala Dosa that came with coconut chutney, tomato chuney and sambhar. It was a take away and I ate it within 2 minutes (in the hotel I was staying across the road, 20 metre away) The sambhar and chutneys were ice cold and...More

Thank mridu2011
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Last night was my second time visiting Rasa and like the first time it didn't disappoint. The staff were polite and were quick to make sure we had menus and wine glasses as we took wine along. The atmosphere and was great and all of...More

Thank clareroberts777
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I went for dinner at Rasa and liked the cuisine. Flavors were intense, and awesome with quite a few options for Indian and Malaysian. Chose the sambal curry - turned out to be sweet spicy rather than hot spicy but enjoyable. The roti and murtabak...More

Thank Ozy M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 7 that booked some weeks ago for a low key family celebration. We all enjoyed the mains and I thought my generous sized seafood Laksa filling and delicious. Four of us ordered the curry puff starter and thought them tasty...More

Thank Denise D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 7088
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